What should I Know Regarding Pregnancy, Nursing and Administering Brompheniramine-DM-GG Liquid to Children or the Elderly?

If you are PREGNANT

  • Only When Necessary:
  • Only When Necessary:
  • Only When Necessary: BROMPHENIRAMINE TANNATE FDA CATEGORY C, BROMPHENIRAMINE MALEATE CATEGORY B.

If you are NURSING

  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE; MOLECULAR WT LOW ENOUGH FOR POSSIBLE EXCRETION
  • Precaution: INSUFFICIENT DATA AVAILABLE
  • Precaution: NOT RECOMMENDED. MAY CAUSE PARADOXICAL EXCITATION/INHIBIT LACTATION.

If you are an adult over 60

  • management or monitoring precaution: Neuro/Psych-Anticholinergic effects may cause sedation, worsen cognitive impairment and increase fall risk. Non-sedating agents preferred. Gastrointestinal-May cause or worsen pre-existing constipation. Genitourinary-Best avoided in patients with urinary retention from any cause.

Giving Brompheniramine-DM-GG Liquid to a child under 12

  • Contraindication: Do not use in pediatrics <6 years of age unless clinician consultation. Avoid using with underlying asthma.
  • Contraindication: Do not use in pediatrics <6 years of age unless clinician consultation.
  • Severe Precaution: No established efficacy for cough and cold products age < 2 years. Do not use unless directed by clinician consultation.
  • Contraindication: Possible CNS excitation, convulsions in newborns.